Ice storm seems relentless

Snowplow clears Highway 7 in Southern New Brunswick, 23 Dec 2013 (Twitter)

Snowplow clears Highway 7 in Southern New Brunswick, 23 Dec 2013 (Twitter)

Greater Moncton and Southeast New Brunswick has recorded more than 34 hours of freezing precipitation (freezing rain, ice pellets) as of 4pm ADT Monday.

A freezing rain warning has been in place since Saturday for the region.

At least 20 cm of snow and freezing precipitation have accumulated since yesterday according to Environment Canada.

Numerous flights have been cancelled or delayed, roads are treacherous and thousands have lost power due to the relentless storm.

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